As a dark skin Black woman you may have noticed the discriminatory and constrictive practices of the corporate world. Having to encounter experiences with racism, colorism, sexism, stereotypes, and prejudice can weigh in on decisions to pursue certain career paths and occupational interests. Our resilience provides us with an innate ability to acquire success on any level in any position in which we set out to achieve; however some of us may find that career paths liberal in work policy offers an occupational experience which allows for us to be authentically ourselves through self expression, creativity, and flexibility;an environment that permits for us to put into practice the skills we naturally possess simultaneously fueling our passion leading to lucrative careers accommodated with longevity.
There are many humbling beginnings to becoming self employed, however all of the countless hours dedicated to marketing, branding, financial investments, and more lay the groundwork for a hidden beauty! The sacrifices manifest your vision of your ideal work environment baring financial fruition and plenty of other self governing perks! As the CEO/Boss you are at liberty to create or provide products/services of your interest for or to whomever. You are the creator of the work space, hours of operation, dress code and additional operating policies, staffing, salary, and work culture. Each of the freedoms alleviate many of the career stressors associated with having to assimilate to inorganic experiences occurring in the American professional realm.